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Trump bars new immigration green cards, not temporary visas

Trump bars new immigration green cards, not temporary visas

Trump is placing a 60-day pause on the issuance of green cards.
Trump removes watchdog tapped for $2T virus rescue oversight

Trump removes watchdog tapped for $2T virus rescue oversight

In the past four days, Trump also fired one inspector general tied to his impeachment.
Trump Extends Virus Guidelines, Braces US for Big Death Toll

Trump Extends Virus Guidelines, Braces US for Big Death Toll

A stark shift in tone by the president, who only days ago mused about the country reopening in a few weeks.
No Quarantine, but Travel Advisory for NY, CT and NJ

Trump: No Quarantine, but Travel Advisory for NY, CT and NJ

The CDC urges residents of the three states to refrain from non-essential travel for the next 14 days.
Trump’s Fate Tied to an Unknown: How Fast Economy Recovers

Trump’s Fate Tied to an Unknown: How Fast Economy Recovers

The economy and politics have collided in a such a profound way that no one knows how the election will play out in November.
Stocks Plunge as Wall Street, White House See Recession Risk

Stocks Plunge as Wall Street, White House See Recession Risk

The S&P 500′s plummeted nearly 30% since setting a record less than a month ago.
Trump Faces Credibility Test as he Plays Down Virus Threat

Trump Faces Credibility Test as he Plays Down Virus Threat

President Donald Trump faces a critical personal challenge in grappling with the outbreak.
Trump Rejects Intel Reports of Russian Meddling

2016 Again? Trump Rejects Intel Reports of Russian Meddling

Trump pushed back against the reports that Russia is working to help reelect him.
President Trump Went on Clemency Spree, and the List is Long

President Trump Went on Clemency Spree, and the List is Long

In all, Trump took clemency actions related to 11 people, his latest interventions in the justice system.
Trial Team Quits Roger Stone Case in Dispute over Sentence

Trial Team Quits Roger Stone Case in Dispute over Sentence

The attorneys included two who were early members of special counsel Mueller’s Russia team.
Trump Ousts Officials Who Testified on Impeachment

Payback: Trump Ousts Officials Who Testified on Impeachment

The president took retribution just two days after his acquittal by the Senate.
Split Senate Acquits Trump of Impeachment

Not Guilty: Split Senate Acquits Trump of Impeachment

52-48 favoring acquittal of abuse of power, 53-47 of obstruction of Congress’ investigation.
Trump pregona bienestar económico en Estado de la Unión

Trump Uses State of Union to Campaign; Pelosi Rips up Speech

The partisan discord was on vivid display as tRUMP made his case for another term.
Supreme Court Allows Enforcement of New Green Card Rule

Supreme Court Allows Enforcement of New Green Card Rule

Now immigration officials can deny green cards to legal immigrants over their use of public benefits.
House is Given Tape of Trump Calling for Ambassador’s Ouster

House is Given Tape of Trump Calling for Ambassador’s Ouster

An associate of Rudy Giuliani has provided congressional investigators with the recording.
Trump Thanks Farmers for Backing him Through China Trade War

Trump Thanks Farmers for Backing him Through China Trade War

Trump said he has strong support among farmers following his signing of a preliminary trade deal with China.
House Democrats Sent Articles of Impeachment to the Senate

House Democrats Sent Articles of Impeachment to the Senate

House Democrats sent articles of impeachment to the Senate in a dramatic procession across the U.S. Capitol.
House Approves Measure to Restrain Trump’s Actions on Iran

House Approves Measure to Restrain Trump’s Actions on Iran

The war powers resolution is not binding on the president and would not require his signature.
The U.S. and Iran Step Back from the Brink of Possible War

The U.S. and Iran Step Back from the Brink of Possible War

Speaking from the White House, Trump seemed intent on deescalating the crisis.
Trump Settled on Iran Strike from his Mar-a-Lago Resort

From Resort amid Palm Trees, Trump Settled on Iran Strike

Trump’s advisers presented him with an array of options at his Florida club.
Trump speaks at Turning Point USA conference

Trump Slams ‘Unfair’ Pelosi Delay, Rallies Conservatives

Trump speaks at Turning Point USA conference, slams 'unfair' Pelosi delay, rallies conservatives
Majority of House Votes to Impeach President Trump on Two Articles

Majority of House Votes to Impeach President Trump on Two Charges

Trump was impeached by the U.S. House of Representatives on abuse of power and obstruction of Congress.
Judiciary Committee Votes to Impeach President Donald Trump

Impeachment Charges Head to House; Trump Cries Anew: ‘Hoax’

Judiciary Committee votes to impeach President Trump on charges of abuse of power and obstruction of Congress.
Democrats Unveil Impeachment Charges to Remove the 45th President of the U.S.

Democrats Unveil Impeachment Charges to Remove the 45th President of the U.S.

The specific charges aimed at removing President Trump: Abuse of power and obstruction of Congress.
Watchdog Report: FBI’s Russia Probe Justified, no Bias Found

Watchdog Report: FBI’s Russia Probe Justified, no Bias Found

The report's nuanced conclusions deny a clear-cut vindication for Trump’s supporters or critics.
America’s Influence, Once so Dominant, Waning under Trump

America’s Influence, Once so Dominant, Waning under Trump

Three years into Donald Trump’s presidency, America’s global influence is waning.
House Report: Trump Misused Power, Obstructed Congress

House Report: Trump Misused Power, Obstructed Congress

The stated President Donald Trump seriously misused the power of his office for personal political gain.
Trump Claimed Credit for Transforming NATO, Clashed with Allies

Trump Claimed Credit for Transforming NATO, Clashed with Allies

The gathering of NATO leaders follows Trump’s frequent criticism of alliance members.
White House Won’t Participate in Impeachment Hearings

White House Won’t Participate in Impeachment Hearings

The White House declared it would not participate in the first impeachment hearings before the House Judiciary Committee as Democrats prepared to approve their...
Pentagon Chief Fires Navy Secretary over SEAL Controversy

Pentagon Chief Fires Navy Secretary over SEAL Controversy

Defense Secretary Mark Esper fired the Navy’s top official over the fate of a SEAL accused of war crimes in Iraq.
Judge Strikes Down New Trump HHS Rule on Religious Objections

Judge Strikes Down New Trump HHS Rule on Religious Objections

U.S. District Judge Paul A. Engelmayer said the HHS Department overstepped its authority.
Trump Changes Primary Residence from New York to Florida

Trump Changes Primary Residence from New York to Florida

Trump filed a “declaration of domicile” paperwork changing it to his Mar-a-Lago resort in Florida.
White House Picks Trump National Doral Resort for G-7 Summit

President Trump Backtracks, Drops Plan to Host G-7 at Doral

Trump announced a rare backtrack after facing accusations that he was using the presidency to enrich himself.
White House Picks Trump National Doral Resort for G-7 Summit

White House Picks Trump National Doral Resort for G-7 Summit

Critics call choice ‘brazen’. Mulvaney brushed off such concerns.
Trump Rule May Mean 1 Million Kids Lose Automatic Free Lunch

Trump Rule May Mean 1 Million Kids Lose Automatic Free Lunch

A Trump administration proposal would reduce the number of people who get food stamps.
Two Florida Businessmen Tied to Giuliani Arrested on Campaign Charges

Two Florida Businessmen Tied to Giuliani Arrested on Campaign Charges

They were central to Giuliani’s efforts to get government officials in Ukraine to investigate Biden.
Trump’s Syria Withdrawal Announcement Draws GOP Condemnation

Trump’s Syria Withdrawal Announcement Draws GOP Condemnation

President Donald Trump’s sudden decision to pull back U.S. troops from northern Syria drew quick criticism.
Trump Signs Proclamation Restricting Visas for Uninsured

Trump Signs Proclamation Restricting Visas for Uninsured

Immigrants will be barred from entering the U.S. unless they are to be covered by health insurance.
Trump admin shifting to privatize migrant child detention

Trump Admin Shifting to Privatize Migrant Child Detention

Trump administration officials say CHS is keeping the Florida shelter on standby.
Whistleblower 's Unredacted 9-page Document of Trump's Call

Whistleblower’s Unredacted 9-page Document of Trump’s Call

It provides substantial new details about the circumstances of the phone call.
Whistleblower Complaint Takeaways: More than a Phone Call

Whistleblower Complaint Takeaways: More than a Phone Call

The complaint lays out concerns about multiple actions taken by the Trump White House.
Speaker Pelosi Announces Impeachment Probe into President Trump

Speaker Pelosi Announces Impeachment Probe into President Trump

The decision sets up an election-season clash between Trump and Congress.
Trump’s Tactics Leave Dems Looking for Answers

Trump’s Tactics Leave Dems Looking for Answers

He’s aided by the power of the presidency, with its unmatched megaphone and resources.
Pressure Grows for Trump Transcript of a Whistleblower’s Complaint

Pressure Grows for Trump Transcript of a Whistleblower’s Complaint

Trump insisted anew he did nothing wrong in his conversation with Ukraine’s leader.

Share of Uninsured Americans Rises for 1st Time in a Decade

The proportion of Americans without health insurance edged up in 2018 — the first evidence from the government that coverage gains under President Barack...
Trump Fired John Bolton, his Hawkish National Security Adviser

Trump Fired John Bolton, his National Security Adviser

They had disagreements on Iran, Afghanistan and other global challenges.
US Limits Amount of Money that Americans Can Send to Cuba

US Limits Amount of Money that Americans Can Send to Cuba

Changes announced by the Treasury Department will limit remittances to $1,000 per person per quarter.
Mr Never Wrong: Storm Spat Underscores Trump’s Mindset

Mr Never Wrong: Storm Spat Underscores Trump’s Mindset

President Donald Trump doesn’t make mistakes. At least according to him. Trump’s relentless justifications of his erroneous warnings that Hurricane Dorian was threatening Alabama, which...
Trump Displays Altered Map of Dorian's Path to Include Alabama

Trump Displays Altered Map of Dorian’s Path to Include Alabama

The storm's projected path was extended to Alabama by someone using a black marker.
President Trump Angrily Escalates his Trade Fight with China

President Trump Angrily Escalates his Trade Fight with China

Trump raises retaliatory tariffs and orders American companies to consider alternatives.
US Talks Secretly to Venezuela Socialist Party Boss

US Talks Secretly to Venezuela Socialist Party Boss

The U.S. has opened up secret communications with Venezuela’s socialist party boss.
Signs of Recession Worry Trump Ahead of 2020

Signs of Recession Worry Trump Ahead of 2020

Privately, Trump is growing increasingly worried the economy won’t look so good come Election Day.
Trump Amplifies Conspiracy Theories from Perch of Presidency

Trump Amplifies Conspiracy Theories from Perch of Presidency

His political career began the same way, amplifying an unfounded conspiracy theory.
The Trump Administration Overhauls Endangered Species Protections

Trump Overhauls Endangered Species Protections

These are some of the broadest changes in decades to enforcement of the landmark Endangered Species Act.
New Trump Rules Would Further Restrict Legal Immigration

New Trump Rules Would Further Restrict Legal Immigration

It's the most aggressive steps yet to restrict legal immigration: denying green cards.
Trump’s Divisive Words Collide with his Call for Unity

Trump’s Divisive Words Collide with his Call for Unity

The words he offers for a divided America will be complicated by his own incendiary, anti-immigrant rhetoric.
Trump’s Latest China Tariffs Could Squeeze US Consumers

Trump’s Latest China Tariffs Could Squeeze US Consumers

Plans to impose on Chinese goods would likely cost U.S. households an average of $200 a year.
Stepping up feud, Trump assails Cummings as ‘racist’

Stepping up Feud, Trump Assails Cummings as ‘Racist’

White House aides sought to downplay his comments as frustration over Democrats’ investigations.
Trump proposal seeks to crack down on food stamp ‘loophole’

Trump Seeks to Crack Down on Food Stamp ‘Loophole’

A proposed rule change has highlighted the ideological clash between Trump and states.
House Vote Condemning President Trump’s “Racist Comments”

House Vote Condemning President Trump’s “Racist Comments”

The House voted to condemn President Donald Trump’s “racist comments” against four congresswomen of color.
Trump Moves to End Asylum Protections for Central Americans

Trump Moves to End Asylum Protections for Central Americans

Major escalation of the president’s battle to tamp down the number of people crossing the U.S.-Mexico border.
Wide Grins and Historic Handshake for Trump, Kim at DMZ

Wide Grins and Historic Handshake for Trump, Kim at DMZ

Both leaders agreed to revive talks on the pariah nation’s nuclear program.
In Japan, Trump Eyes 2020 Race While Pushing Allies on Trade

In Japan, Trump Eyes 2020 Race While Pushing Allies on Trade

With a smirk and a finger point, Trump jokes to Putin: ‘Don’t meddle in the election’.
Trump Signs Order Imposing Sanctions on Iran Supreme Leader

Trump Signs Order Imposing Sanctions on Iran Supreme Leader

President Donald Trump signed an executive order targeting Iran’s supreme leader.
Trump Kicked off his Reelection Campaign in Orlando

Trump, in 2020 Campaign mode, Calls Democrats ‘Radical’

Trump jabbed at the press and poked the political establishment he ran against in 2016.
Much to Disagree on as Trump, Macron Meet on D-Day

Much to Disagree on as Trump, Macron Meet on D-Day

acknowledged their differences on key world issues when they met Thursday.
Cellphone Internet Access Bringing Changes Fast to Cuba

Trump Administration Halts Cruises to Cuba Under New Rules

The Trump administration ended the most popular forms of U.S. travel to Cuba.
Trump Meets Queen, Escalates Feud with London Mayor

Trump Meets Queen, Escalates Feud with London Mayor

Trump, forever a counter-puncher, immediately roiled diplomatic docility by tearing into London Mayor.
Trump prompts protests with promise of new Mexican tariffs

Trump Prompts Protests with Promise of New Mexican Tariffs

Trump said the percentage will gradually increase — up to 25% — “until the Illegal Immigration problem is remedied.”
hefty donation to Trump’s inaugural comes under scrutiny

A Hefty Donation to Trump’s Inaugural Comes Under Scrutiny

Real estate mogul Franklin Haney contributed $1 million to President Donald Trump’s inaugural committee.
New Trump Immigration Plan: What's In It?

Trump Unveiled Immigration Plan to Reform Residency Laws

The plan focuses on beefing up border security and rethinking the nation’s green card system.
Help Wanted: Overseers for Social Security and Medicare

Treasury Denies Democrats’ Request for Trump Tax Returns

Mnuchin said that the panel’s request “lacks a legitimate legislative purpose."
Barr Gets First Word Before America Sees Mueller Report

Redacted Mueller Report Out; Trump’s AG Gets First Word

Another declaration of “no collusion” by President Donald Trump’s attorney general.
Trump Vetoes Measure to End US Involvement in Yemen War

Trump Vetoes Measure to End US Involvement in Yemen War

The veto is the second in Trump’s presidency and Congress lacks the votes to override it.
Pivoting on Pledges, Trump Explores Art of the Climb-down

Pivoting on Pledges, Trump Explores Art of the Climb-down

President Donald Trump has been exploring the art of the climb-down.
Pastry Chef Suing President Donald Trump’s Mar-a-Lago Club

Chinese Woman Carrying Malware Allegedly Got into Mar-a-Lago

The woman lied to Secret Service agents and briefly gained admission to the club over the weekend.
Trump’s Battle with ‘Obamacare’ Moves to the Courts

Trump’s Battle with ‘Obamacare’ Moves to the Courts

Two federal judges in Washington, D.C., this past week blocked parts of Trump’s health care agenda
Judge restores Obama-era drilling ban in Arctic

Judge Restores Obama-era Drilling Ban in Arctic

U.S. District Court Judge Sharon Gleason in a decision late Friday threw out Trump’s executive order.

Public Opinion Mixed on Special Counsel Mueller’s Report

Americans are reacting to the first glimpse of special counsel Robert Mueller's Russia investigation.
Mueller Finds No Trump Collusion, Leaves Obstruction Open

Mueller Finds No Trump Collusion, Leaves Obstruction Open

Mueller found no evidence President Trump’s campaign “conspired or coordinated” with Russia.
Trump Issued First Veto after Rebuke of Border Order

Trump Issued First Veto after Rebuke of Border Order

Trump rejected an effort by Congress to block the emergency declaration.
Highlights of President Donald Trump's 2020 Federal Budget

Highlights of President Donald Trump’s 2020 Federal Budget

Here's a look at the highlights from the White House budget proposal.
Trump Donor Claimed She Could Offer Access to President

Trump Donor Claimed She Could Offer Access to President

It remains unclear how much Li Yang charged for the services and whether she was ever hired to provide them.
House Panel Opens Sweeping Probe of Trump, his Associates

House Panel Opens Sweeping Probe of Trump, his Associates

House Judiciary Committee Chairman is beginning the probe into possible obstruction of justice, corruption and abuse of power.
How Trump’s North Korea Summit Faltered

The Lunch that Never Was: Trump’s North Korea Summit Faltered

The summit that had started amicably enough had collapsed, a dramatic reversal of friendly greetings.
Cohen Cast Trump as Racist and Con Man before Congress

‘Racist,’ ‘Con Man’: Cohen Assailed Trump before Congress

Cohen cast Trump as a racist and a con man who used his inner circle to cover up politically damaging allegations.
Trump Sees ‘New Day’ for Latin America at Miami Rally

Trump to Venezuela: “We Seek a Peaceful Transition of Power”

Trump sought to rally support among the largest Venezuelan community in the U.S. for opposition leader Juan Guaido.
Trump declares national emergency to get $8 billion for wall

Trump Declares National Emergency to Get $8 Billion for Wall

President Trump is relying on a broad interpretation of his powers that is certain to trigger stiff legal challenges.
In Texas, Trump Backs Wall while O’Rourke Rallies Opponents

In Texas, Trump Backs Wall while O’Rourke Rallies Opponents

The first dueling rallies of the 2020 campaign season, Trump vs Beto O’Rourke.
In SOTU Address, Trump Calls for End of Resistance Politics

In SOTU Address, Trump Calls for End of Resistance Politics

Face to face with emboldened Democrats, President Trump called on Washington to cast aside “revenge, resistance and retribution.”
Trump, Congress agree to end longest government shutdown

Trump, Congress Agrees to End Longest Government Shutdown

Standing alone in the Rose Garden, Trump said he would sign legislation funding shuttered agencies.
Trump Directed the Pentagon to Indefinitely Ban Transgender Recruits

Supreme Court Lets Military Implement Transgender Ban

The Supreme Court allowed the Trump administration to go ahead with its plan to restrict military service.
Trump on the wall, drugs, Russia, vets

Fact Check: Trump on the Wall, Drugs, Russia, Vets

It was a week of half-truths, changed stories and outright fabrications in Trump’s Washington.
Trump Offers Temporary ‘Dreamers’ Deal for Border Wall

Trump Offers Temporary ‘Dreamers’ Deal for Border Wall

While Trump cast the move as a “common-sense compromise,” Democrats were quick to dismiss it.
Thousands More Children May Have Been Separated

Thousands More Children May Have Been Separated

It’s unclear just how many family separations occurred at the U.S.-Mexico border.
Trump Grounds Pelosi After she Imperils his State of the Union Address

Trump Grounds Pelosi After she Imperils his State of the Union Address

President Donald Trump denied Speaker Pelosi a plane to visit troops abroad.
Trump Denies ever Working for Russia, Blasts Investigators

Trump Denies ever Working for Russia, Blasts Investigators

President Donald Trump on Monday denied he ever worked for Russia against U.S. interests.
Trump Pleads on TV for Wall Money; Dems Say he Stokes ‘Fear’

Trump Pleads on TV for Wall Money; Dems Say he Stokes ‘Fear’

President Donald Trump urged congressional Democrats to fund his long-promised border wall in a somber televised address.
Government Shutdown won’t Delay Tax Refunds

Administration: Government Shutdown won’t Delay Tax Refunds

Taxpayers who are owed refunds will be paid on time, despite the government shutdown.
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